Chatmoss, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 1,698.
Population change since 2000: -2.5%
Males: 957  (56.4%)
Females: 741  (43.6%)
Median resident age:

46.7 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 24054, 24112.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $88,176 (it was $58,929 in 2000)
Chatmoss:

$88,176
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $47,967 (it was $36,777 in 2000)

Chatmoss CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $206,633 (it was $168,600 in 2000)
Chatmoss:

$206,633
VA:

$288,800

Median gross rent in 2019: $397.

March 2019 cost of living index in Chatmoss: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.3%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Chatmoss, VA (2019)
    • 99463.8%White alone
    • 45829.4%Black alone
    • 654.2%Hispanic
    • 201.3%Two or more races
    • 151.0%Asian alone

Races in Chatmoss detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: European (19.9%), American (18.5%), English (10.8%), Slovak (2.7%), British (1.4%), French Canadian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 5.35 square miles.

Population density: 317 people per square mile   (very low).

Chatmoss, Virginia map

15 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,474 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,022 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greensboro, NC (41.5 miles , pop. 223,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (341.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Laurel Park, VA (1.0 miles ),
Martinsville, VA (1.9 miles ),
Villa Heights, VA (2.3 miles ),
Collinsville, VA (2.6 miles ),
Fieldale, VA (2.7 miles ),
Ridgeway, VA (2.8 miles ),
Horse Pasture, VA (2.9 miles ),
Stanleytown, VA (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 36.68 N, Longitude: 79.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 276

Distribution of median household income in Chatmoss, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Chatmoss, VA in 2019

Chatmoss satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Chatmoss, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.3%)
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (10.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (14.7%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
  • Construction (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.5%)
  • Educational services (16.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (9.4%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Apparel (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Chatmoss, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Top executives (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (11.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Lawyers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (11.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Personal appearance workers (9.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.4%)

Average climate in Chatmoss, Virginia

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Tornado activity:

Chatmoss-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Virginia state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the Chatmoss place center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

On 8/17/1994, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.5 miles away from the place center injured 10 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chatmoss-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 133.5 miles away from Chatmoss center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 72.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 250.5 miles away from Chatmoss center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 122.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi) earthquake occurred 133.8 miles away from Chatmoss center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henry County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chatmoss topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chatmoss:

  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER- MARTINSVLLE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BLUE RIDGE REHAB CENT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP - MARTINSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • BLUE RIDGE NSG CNTR MARTINSVILE HENRY (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • HOMECARE OF MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • HOSPICE OF MEM HOSP OF MARTINSVILLE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF MARTINSVILLE & HENRY COUNTY Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; MARTINSVILLE, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chatmoss:

  • Patrick Henry Community College (about 6 miles; Martinsville, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,266)
  • Danville Community College (about 24 miles; Danville, VA; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Virginia Western Community College (about 41 miles; Roanoke, VA; FT enrollment: 4,762)
  • Guilford College (about 41 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • North Carolina A & T State University (about 42 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 9,805)
  • University of North Carolina at Greensboro (about 43 miles; Greensboro, NC; FT enrollment: 16,174)
  • Elon University (about 44 miles; Elon, NC; FT enrollment: 6,403)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Chatmoss Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Chatmoss: Mount Olivet Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Barrow Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Chatmoss: Patrick Henry Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Henry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

75.7%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.2%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Chatmoss:

Marital status in Chatmoss, VA
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 52.8%
  • Separated: 6.5%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

For population 25 years and over in Chatmoss:

  • High school or higher: 97.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Virginia average:

12.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chatmoss, VA (based on Henry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,48190
Mainline Protestant3,15020
Black Protestant8888
Other4871
None28,145-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
This county:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Henry County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
This county:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Henry County:

11.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

27.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.8%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Chatmoss:

38.9%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

26.4%
Virginia:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chatmoss:

9.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.8%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Chatmoss:

49.2%
State:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.2%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chatmoss, VA Residents

4.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($30,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Virginia average:

9.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Martinsville city, VA  1.63% ($26,944 average AGI)
from Franklin County, VA  0.45% ($29,000)
from Rockingham County, NC  0.35% ($26,646)


4.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.90%
Virginia average:

9.76%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Martinsville city, VA  1.48% ($25,402 average AGI)
to Franklin County, VA  0.34% ($33,540)
to Patrick County, VA  0.33% ($30,098)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chatmoss:

  • WHEE (1370 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: PATRICK HENRY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMVA (1450 AM; 1 kW; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: MARTINSVILLE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WODY (1160 AM; 5 kW; FIELDALE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBX (900 AM; 1 kW; BASSETT, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFIC (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COLLINSVILLE, VA; Owner: BASE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WDVA (1250 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: MITCHELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBTM (1330 AM; 5 kW; DANVILLE, VA)
  • WCLW (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; EDEN, NC; Owner: DR JERRY L CARTER D/BA/ REIDSVILE BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • WFNR (710 AM; daytime; 10 kW; BLACKSBURG, VA; Owner: PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPAQ (740 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: RALPH D. EPPERSON)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chatmoss:

  • WPIM (90.5 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC)
  • WROV-FM (96.3 FM; MARTINSVILLE, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBB (99.9 FM; STANLEYTOWN, VA; Owner: WNLB RADIO, INC.)
  • WXLK (92.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSLQ (99.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WSLC-FM (94.9 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: MEL WHEELER, INC.)
  • WVTF (89.1 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHPR (88.1 FM; HONOLULU, HI; Owner: HAWAII PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WAKG (103.3 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: PIEDMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBRF (98.1 FM; GALAX, VA; Owner: BLUE RIDGE RADIO, INC.)
  • WBWR (106.9 FM; BEDFORD, VA; Owner: BEDFORD RADIO PARTNERS, LLC)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WRXT (90.3 FM; ROANOKE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WRVL (88.3 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: LIBERTY UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WOKD-FM (91.1 FM; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTENATIVE RADIO INC)

TV broadcast stations around Chatmoss:

  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WSET-TV (Channel 13; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: WSET INCORPORATED)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDRL-TV (Channel 24; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: DANVILLE TELEVISION PARTNERSHIP)
  • W66BI (Channel 66; DANVILLE, VA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Chatmoss fatal accident list:

Feb 6, 2016 09:50 PM, Us-58, Lat: 36.690903, Lon: -79.827414, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.6mTotal length
  • $375,000Total costs
  • 23,024Total average daily traffic
  • 1,346Total average daily truck traffic
  • 37,265Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • VA36004A, Old Liberty Road (Lat: 36.670278 Lon: -79.761944), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WRDI625,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 05/07/2029, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:



Chatmoss compared to Virginia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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